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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Skokie Valley Trail Alignment


In partnership with the Villages of Glenview, Skokie, and Wilmette, Northfield has received two grants to fully fund the Phase II study of the Skokie Valley Trail (SVT).  The SVT is a regional trail which, once completed, will stretch from Chicago to Lake Bluff.  Before the communities can begin the Phase II study, Northfield must first determine the trail’s alignment from Willow to Voltz Road.  Possible route options will be presented and discussed at the August 18 6:00 PM Committee of the Whole meeting.  For the safety of our residents, all public Village meetings will be held via videoconference for the foreseeable future.  More information will be posted as the meeting approaches.

Meeting log-in information:On August 18 at 6:00 PM, you can click here to join the webinar: .  For meeting audio only, call phone number (312) 626-6799, Webinar ID: 834 1491 5117

If you have questions regarding the project, call Director of Administrative Services Melissa DeFeo at (847) 745-3554.  If you would like your comments included in the meeting packet, please submit them via email to or by mail to 361 Happ Road, Northfield IL 60077 by August 12, 2020.  

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